Lot 1587: Western Asiatic Luristan Dagger
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd millennium BC. A large slender bronze dagger with leaf-shaped blade, flat-section grip with flange to each face to accept organic inserts. Cf. Legrain, L. Luristan Bronzes in the University Museum, Pennsylvania, 1934, item 42. 176 grams, 36cm (14 1/4"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.